2. Treatment, recovery of survivors of the Boston Marathon bombings
Three days had passed since the bombs went off.
Doctors had done what they could and left him to recover in a coma. She was sitting by his side when he opened his eyes. There was panic in them.
She asked him: Who’s the most beautiful girl in the world? It was a question he had posed rhetorically and answered a thousand times.
Jenny May, he whispered. He remembered.
Since the Boston Marathon bombings on April 15, the Globe has chronicled the recovery of several victims, including Marc Fucarile, who is adjusting to life with his fiancee and 5-year-old son after losing a leg.